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Paul Whitehouse Drops into NFTS to Play ‘Villain’ in Grad Animation

3 NFTS Films Nominated for 'Best Student Documentary' at the 2018 Grierson Awards

NFTS Games Student Wins European Women in Games Awards Commendation

NFTS and Kickstarter launch NFTS Platform!, a new funding initiative to support the next generation of filmmakers

20 Sep 2018

NFTS Commercials Grad Directs ‘Be Part of the Story’ Promo

Recent NFTS Directing Commercials graduate Jake Sleet has directed a promo for the School’s ‘Be Part of the Story’ campaign. The campaign demonstrates the wide range of specialist roles in film, TV and games development that NFTS courses prepare people for, and the opportunity to get hands on experience in a real production environment. 
19 Sep 2018

Thresholds: A film season exploring space, identity and domesticity at Pullman Court

‘Thresholds’ by Film Studies, Programming and Curation MA student Jade Turner is next in the series of film programmes curated by finalist students from the National Film and Television School. The season comprises eight exhibition projects, which will take place between September and January 2019. They range from themed programmes and national cinema seasons to expanded cinema and online initiatives.
18 Sep 2018

Paul Whitehouse Drops into NFTS to Play ‘Villain’ in Grad Animation

BAFTA winning actor, writer and comedian, Paul Whitehouse (The Fast Show; The Death of Stalin) dropped into Beaconsfield to record a voice over for graduation animation, Mother’s Ruin, directed by Frank Burgess.
17 Sep 2018

Unexpected Journeys: A film programme introducing and celebrating Magical Realism in Chinese cinema

‘Unexpected Journeys’, programmed by Giada Liu,  is part of a series of film programmes curated by finalist students from the NFTS MA in Film Studies, Programming and Curation, led by Sandra Hebron.
17 Sep 2018

3 NFTS Films Nominated for 'Best Student Documentary' at the 2018 Grierson Awards

For the tenth year running, NFTS students have made the nomination stage of the prestigious Grierson Awards.
13 Sep 2018

NFTS Science & Natural History MA film selected for 2018 Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam

Rats with Wings and Wild Cats: Breeding to Extinction, both directed and written by NFTS Directing and Producing Science and Natural History MA student Zoe Cousins, have been selected for the 2018 Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam, the largest nature festival in the Netherlands.
12 Sep 2018

NFTS Animation Wins Special Jury Award at 2018 Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival

NFTS graduation animation, Hedgehog, directed and animated by Edward Bulmer and produced by Jona Thompson has been recognised with the Student Film Special Jury’s Award at this year’s Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival.
12 Sep 2018

Film school students showcase graduation games at EGX 2018

Second year NFTS Games Design and Development MA students will showcase their graduation games in the Rezzed area at EGX 2018 from 20th-23rd September at The NEC in Birmingham.
12 Sep 2018

Roger Deakins Named as 2018 Winner of ‘The Sue Gibson BSC, Cinematography Award’

NFTS announces that Roger Deakins is the winner of the 2018 ‘Sue Gibson BSC, Cinematography Award.’
10 Sep 2018

NFTS Games Student Wins European Women in Games Awards Commendation

NFTS Games Design and Development MA student, Hannah Burdett has won a prestigious European Women in Games Awards student award beating off competition from fellow female games design students across Europe.